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  • Global home audio equipment market by geography
  • Global home audio equipment market by geography 2014

Market outlook of the global home audio equipment market Home audio equipment generally includes audio devices like home theaters, soundbars, Blu-ray and DVD players, Hi-Fi systems, and speakers that are used for entertainment purpose. The global market for home audio equipment is expected to show strong growth during the forecast period...

  • Home Audio
  • World
  • Market Size
  • Qualcomm Incorporated
  • Yamaha Corporation
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN VIETNAM - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

During the period 2016-2017, home audio and cinema continued to encounter various constraints. Firstly is the fast development of smartphones and tablets in Vietnam. More people have adopted the habit of using smartphones and tablets for entertainment including watching television and movies online. Thus, they feel it unnecessary...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Vietnam
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN JAPAN - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

2017 has been dubbed the year that OLED arrived in Japan. During the year, the leading brands in digital televisions, including Sony, Panasonic and Toshiba, launched their latest model OLED TVs. Pretty slick, it was rather difficult to manufacture high volumes of OLED TVs as the large screens require numerous technologies to...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Japan
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN THE US - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

The changing of the guard gathered steam in US home audio and cinema in 2017, as newer product formats – such as wireless speakers (which are tracked under portable players), soundbars, and multi-room audio – continued to cannibalise sales of older, more established product categories, with hi-fi systems and digital media player docks suffering...

  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • United States
  • Demand
  • Amazon.com, Inc.
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN AUSTRALIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Newer formats had a hugely adverse impact on sales of home audio and cinema in Australia in 2017. Traditional products such as hi-fi systems, as well as previous disruptors such as digital media player docks, have posted tremendous losses in recent years as consumers have sought sleeker offerings such as wireless speakers, multi-room...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Australia
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN INDIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

With manufacturers improving the quality of speakers in LCD TVs, demand for home audio and cinema systems is declining. With this decline in demand, many of the leading manufacturers are shifting their focus away from home audio and cinema systems. Euromonitor International’s Home Audio and Cinema in India report offers...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • India
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN CHINA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema witnessed a 5% decline in retail volume sales in 2017, as consumers are increasingly utilising smartphones and wireless speakers to fulfil their music enjoyment needs. Specifically, mass consumers preferred to download music online via their smartphones and then listen to music on their phones. For those who pursued high...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • China
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN CANADA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

A country with a television replacement cycle of 62 months and 42 million internet subscribers, has led home audio and cinema in Canada to decline in 2017 as a result of saturation amongst televisions coupled with increasing online streaming services such as Netflix, CraveTV and Amazon Prime Video. Euromonitor International’s Home Audio...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Canada
  • Demand
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth
  • Passport 4

Connectivity, whether it be via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, is one of the most important features for home audio and cinema products in the UK. Consumers want to be able to connect their smartphones or tablets to their audio systems and play music from streaming services such as Spotify. In addition, home cinema and speaker systems are benefiting...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • United Kingdom
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN SOUTH KOREA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • August 2017

The wider home audio and cinema category continued to decline in 2017, with home cinema and speaker systems registering the only positive performance. Various form factors and the high sound quality of wireless speakers saw consumers replace conventional home audio products such as audio separates, hi-fi systems and speakers. Euromonitor...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • South Korea
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN ITALY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema recorded another year of decline in volume and value terms. Most of the audio products are perceived as offering outdated technology. Innovation in the category is low with very few new products being launched, as most of them are becoming obsolete. Consumers, especially the new generations, now choose modern devices...

  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Italy
  • Demand
  • Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN VENEZUELA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Imports of home audio and cinema products continued to be constrained by the insufficient supply of foreign currency in a market tightly controlled by the government. Any importer must have a government certification that the item is not being produced in the country as a prerequisite to obtain the foreign currency also controlled...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Venezuela
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN TAIWAN - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema experienced rapid changes, as the technical environment enabled consumers to shift their methods to purchasing, listening to and consuming music. The rise of digital format distribution, the prevalence of music streaming services, along with the preferable choice for listening to music with portable devices...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Taiwan
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN GERMANY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

In 2017, home audio and cinema in Germany benefited from growing demand for advanced technology, flexibility and premium quality. New product launches over the review period, especially in the area of connected and smart audio solutions, soundbars and even DAB supporting technologies, contributed to both an increase in volume and value sales. Euromonitor...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Germany
  • Demand
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth
  • Passport 6

2017 witnessed better technologies and innovation in audio quality and product design. This is driving unit prices relatively higher, which, in return, affects demand for home audio and cinema products negatively as consumers are reluctant to spend money due to the uncertain economic conditions. Euromonitor International’s Home Audio...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN MOROCCO - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema sales were mainly driven by hi-fi systems, with other types being impacted negatively by changing consumer habits. Moroccan consumers shifted toward LED TVs, which offer high-quality video and audio features. Euromonitor International’s Home Audio and Cinema in Morocco report offers a comprehensive guide to the...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Morocco
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN RUSSIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema sales in Russia continued to perform poorly in 2017, mainly due to a qualitative shift in consumer preferences towards wireless solutions for home audio. Products that were previously high in demand, such as hi-fi systems and home cinema and speaker systems, lost their attractiveness among consumers, who were keen to...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Russia
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN HUNGARY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema sales stopped declining in volume terms in 2017 while current value sales achieved growth, thanks to the improving purchasing power of Hungarian consumers. Despite growing interest in other categories, such as portable technologies, quality audio systems are attractive to people, especially with the wide availability...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Hungary
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN TURKEY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema registered a negative volume growth trend in 2017 largely due to the perpetual decline in outdated categories, such as hi-fi systems and digital media player docks. Thanks to the convenience and mobility that the products provide, wireless speakers has been highly approved by the tech-savvy population of Turkey since...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Turkey
  • Demand
  • Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN ISRAEL - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema is characterised by different trends, with "older" categories declining significantly while other categories increased slowly. "Older" categories include hi-fi systems, digital media player docks and other home audio and cinema; these products were fast being replaced by more versatile products, such as wireless speakers,...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Israel
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN PORTUGAL - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema was strongly affected by the economic crisis over the review period. An improved economic environment was expected to have more of a positive impact on sales, but consumers’ attention and investment has now been diverted to new devices appearing in the market, which have replaced the traditional functions of some home...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Portugal
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN AUSTRIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Following continuous declines in retail value terms and a mixed performance in retail volume terms over the review period, home audio and cinema experienced strong declines in both in 2017. Declining demand in most categories was intensified by the downfall of digital media player docks, which have become largely obsolete given the rise of...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Austria
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN COLOMBIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

According to trade interviews, home audio and cinema is being heavily influenced by technological advancement in wireless technologies, as consumers have transformed their way of listening to music. Although the black market has prevented old technologies from disappearing, consumers are being driven by the usage of devices that offer wireless...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Colombia
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN NIGERIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema grew by 5% in retail volume terms in 2017, after experiencing a steep decline in 2016. The economy is recovering with the appreciation of the local currency and increased availability of foreign exchange which should help improve the supply of home audio and cinema products. Importation costs have decreased and consumer...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Nigeria
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN SOUTH AFRICA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Soundbars remain popular in South Africa with these devices used mainly to boost the sound quality of televisions and smartphones. Sleek and space efficient soundbars tend to be particularly appealing and manufacturers continue to innovate in terms of design and aesthetics. The demand for space efficient home audio and cinema remains appealing...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • South Africa
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN SWEDEN - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

The recent boom in the supply of various streaming services has caused Swedes to start consuming media differently than before. Rather than having a fixed location in the home where media is consumed, such as a home theatre or a big stereo, Swedes are now more mobile and often times use their smartphones or computers for these purposes at...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Sweden
  • Demand
  • Forecast
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth
  • Passport 7

Sales of home audio and cinema continued to be driven by the continued popularity of home cinema and speaker systems. In home cinema and speaker systems soundbars remained particularly sought after in 2017, as these devices offer an elegant solution to enhance the audio quality of LCD TVs. In addition, there is still a considerable market...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Netherlands
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN NORWAY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema continued to face declining sales in 2017, owing primarily to declines in other home audio and cinema products and home cinema and speaker systems. Over the review period other home audio and cinema benefited from the shift from FM broadcasting to digital radio in Norway, but is now seeing slowly declining sales, as consumers...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Norway
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN EGYPT - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

In 2017, home audio and cinema continued to decline, recording a 7% drop in volume sales, owing to a spike in prices post the flotation of the local currency against foreign currencies. Moreover, demand was already declining among the majority of consumers, who find the category products are rather unessential and dispensable. Euromonitor...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Egypt
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN GREECE - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Wireless connectivity is the key trend in home audio and cinema in 2017. Consumer trends favour Bluetooth (micro) hi-fi systems, sound bars and multiroom speakers, while devices that can produce more watts are increasingly preferred. As LCD TVs become thinner, the demand for high audio quality coupled with simplicity and the lack of wires...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Greece
  • Demand